Public Health Job Opportunities

Temporary Health Surveillance Specialist

Deadline: until filled 

NE DHHS is seeking a temporary Health Surveillance Specialist to work with the Occupational Safety and Health Surveillance Program and Office of Epidemiology. The Surveillance Specialist will: Conduct investigation and interviews of Nebraska residents with reported cases of occupational and environmental-related illnesses, injuries, and poisonings. Conduct data collection, and database management for public health surveillance systems. Assist in the generation and analysis of health indicators. Prepare annual reports, factsheets, summaries of data sets, and presentations on occupational and environmental health issues. Continue reading “Temporary Health Surveillance Specialist”

CDC Public Health Associate Program

Application Period: January 12-16, 2015

The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) gives recent graduates with a bachelor’s or master’s degree a valuable opportunity to get hands-on public health experience. This two-year program provides opportunities for associates to gain broad experience working in public health programs in state, tribal, local and territorial (STLT) public health organizations; community-based organizations; public health institutes and associations; academic institutions; and CDC quarantine stations. PHAP also provides competency-based training designed to build the next generation of public health professionals.  Continue reading “CDC Public Health Associate Program”

ASPPH Fellowships

Deadlines: January 22nd, 29th, and February 5th

As graduates of a CEPH accredited school of public health, COPH alumni are eligible for these fantastic fellowship opportunities. There are placements with several federal agencies, in the areas of global health, environmental health and more (click ‘view open positions’ on each fellowship page in order to see the current opportunities).   Continue reading “ASPPH Fellowships”

TT Biology (Public Health), Assistant or Associate Professor

Deadline: Application reviews begin 10/30/14, continue until filled

The Department of Biology in the College of Natural and Social Sciences at the University of Nebraska at Kearney and the Public Health Program are seeking to fill a tenure track position of Assistant Professor. Continue reading “TT Biology (Public Health), Assistant or Associate Professor”

Worker Health and Safety Curriculum Developer

Deadline: until filled

The Curriculum Developer will work at UCLA-LOSH and be responsible for collaborating with the IATSE Entertainment & Exhibition Industries Training Trust Fund to create customized entertainment health and safety modules in consultation with content and technical experts from IATSE locals throughout the industry nationwide and with occupational health, safety and adult education consultants and experts from LOSH.  Continue reading “Worker Health and Safety Curriculum Developer”